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Three Against One, And One

Once upon a Monday, this Monday to be exact, there were three dogs, a squirrel, and the dogs’ human mom.  Callie, Shadow, and Ducky were out in the yard with me, supposedly relieving themselves before hubby and I had to leave for our appointment with the tax accountant. 482 more words


Odd Jobs Vol.2

Another satisfyingly productive weekend over.

I was indoors painting trim and door frames, whilst Trent pottered around (doing important stuff of course) and started dismantling the shed. 449 more words


Stubby's New Track Shoes

Note: I decided to put short stories on another blog (theartofdisorder.net).

Stubby the squirrel looked down at his new shoes with great satisfaction. They were red, with little tacks on the bottoms that he hoped would give him speed and traction for that long stretch of fence from the bird feeder to his tree. 541 more words

03.20.15 | first day of spring?

Post 809: 79/365

Three inches of snow… on the first day of spring… :-(



More stuff from Sunday’s outside time.  It seems like Rhea’s stripes really stand out when outside, as if she has put on some warpaint for the day. 31 more words


Out and About

The kittens and I spent a while outside this afternoon out back.  It was a nice, warm but not baking hot day so much of the excuses I usually put on were inoperative.   456 more words